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Warning: if you are in immediate danger, please call 9-1-1 for police assistance, or call our 24-hour, toll-free Crisis Line: 1-866-A-WAY-OUT (292-9688).


If you or someone you know in Alameda County needs to find help for homelessness or domestic violence, please call our 24-hour, toll-free Crisis Line.

Crisis Line: 1-866-A-WAY-OUT

Building Futuresí Crisis Line is answered 24 hours a day, 365 days a year by certified domestic violence counselors. Over 5,000 callers contact Building Futures each year, seeking assistance with family violence, housing and other emergency needs. The Crisis Line is used to conduct intake interviews for Building Futuresí three emergency shelters, as well as to provide resources and referrals.


ADDITIONAL CRISIS HOTLINES AND WEB SITES

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
TTY 1-800-787-3224
www.ndvh.org

National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
www.rainn.org

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
1-866-331-9474 TTY
1-866-331-8453
www.loveisrespect.org


OTHER LINKS FOR GETTING HELP

CHECK IT OUT!
Teen Dating Violence Resource Guide for Alameda County

LoveisRespect.org
Information for Teen Dating Violence Awareness
www.loveisrespect.org

Alameda County Family Justice Center
www.acfjc.org

Eden Information & Referrals (Alameda County)
Call 2-1-1 for Assistance (Outside Alameda County, call 888-886-9660)
2-1-1 provides free, non-emergency, confidential access to housing, health and human services information. Operates 24/7 with multi-lingual capabilities.
www.edenir.org

Family Violence Prevention Fund
www.endabuse.org

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
www.ncadv.org

National Alliance to End Homelessness
www.naeh.org

National Coalition for the Homeless
www.nationalhomeless.org

National Resource Center for Homelessness and Mental Illness
www.nrchmi.com

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